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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Freeman Carries Hoyas Past ‘Nova

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Freeman Carries Hoyas Past ‘Nova

PHILADELPHIA – That’s why he was named the Big East preseason player of the year. On the road at No. 8 Villanova (17-4, 5-3 Big East), the No. 21 Hoyas (16-5, 5-4 Big East) took full advantage of a national stage and proved they are back in Big East contention,[Read More…]

by January 19, 2011 0 comments Sports

SWIMMING & DIVING | Hoyas Sweep American, Women Fall to JMU

The Georgetown swimming and diving team rallied on Saturday afternoon at McCarthy Pool, delivering a strong performance in its first meet of 2011 — even after a week spent coping with freshman swimmer Michelle Konkoly’s fall from the window of her fifth-floor Village C West room on Tuesday. The Georgetown[Read More…]

by January 18, 2011 0 comments Sports
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Six Straight, Then Falter at Home

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Six Straight, Then Falter at Home

While most Georgetown students enjoyed three weeks of relaxation at home, the world of women’s college basketball was turned on its head. The now-No.2 Connecticut Huskies lost for the first time in 90 games, and the race for the NCAA crown suddenly opened up. The No. 18 Lady Hoyas (13-4,[Read More…]

by January 18, 2011 0 comments Sports

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas’ Season Spinning Out of Control

Walking off the Verizon Center court to a combination of scattered boos coming from Georgetown fans in the lower bowl and “Let’s go Pitt,” chants raining down from the upper deck, the Hoyas were living testaments to how quickly things can change in college basketball. “It’s not an ideal situation,”[Read More…]

by January 14, 2011 0 comments Sports, Uncategorized

BASEBALL | GU to Add Five From Class of ’15

The Georgetown baseball team will welcome five new student-athletes to the Hilltop next year as part of the Class of 2015. These prospective freshmen will look to make an impact on a young team that finished at the bottom of the Big East last year. Both Max Allen, a right-handed[Read More…]

by January 14, 2011 0 comments Sports

TRACK & FIELD | GU Excited for Rare Home Meet

Georgetown indoor track and field’s seemingly endless road trip will come to a close today at the Hanley Center for Academic Excellence on the campus of Georgetown Preparatory School as the team plays host to its first indoor meet in the program’s 100-plus-year history. Athletic facilities for many teams on[Read More…]

by January 14, 2011 0 comments Sports

SWIMMING & DIVING | Despite Konkoly Incident, Pool Calls

While the Georgetown swimming and diving team’s return from a winter break training trip to Puerto Rico was marred by the fall of freshman swimmer Michelle Konkoly from a fifth-floor window in Village C West, the team will still head back to the pool this Saturday to host American and[Read More…]

by January 14, 2011 0 comments Sports

Pitt Handles GU as Slide Continues

The No. 19 Georgetown Hoyas (12-5, 1-4 Big East) fell to the No. 5 Pittsburgh Panthers (16-1, 4-0) on Wednesday night at Verizon Center, 72-57. It was the Hoyas’ third straight loss and fourth in their last five games, as Georgetown shot just 5-of-20 from three-point range and was never[Read More…]

by January 12, 2011 0 comments Sports

Upstart Chiefs Rise on Backs of Pioli, Haley

Not many professional football teams can go from 2-14 to division champions in two years. But from 2008 to the 2010 NFL season, the Kansas City Chiefs did just that, crawling out of the basement of the AFC West to earn a trip to the playoffs. Although their playoff hopes[Read More…]

by January 11, 2011 0 comments Sports

Reeling Hoyas Fall to 1-3 in Big East

If the style of play hadn’t already reminded the Hoyas, three losses in its first four league games have taught Georgetown the hard way that the Big East is a different animal. Following an impressive 11-1 non-conference season that was designed to simulate league play, the Hoyas (12-4, 1-3 Big[Read More…]

by January 8, 2011 0 comments Sports